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Tinseltown - murder, morphine, and madness at the dawn of Hollywood by Mann, William J., author.

Tinseltown - murder, morphine, and madness at the dawn of Hollywood

Bestselling Hollywood chronicler William J. Mann draws on a rich host of sources, including recently released FBI files, to unpack the story of the enigmatic William Desmond Taylor, the popular president of the Motion Picture Directors Association, and the diverse cast that surrounded him before he was murdered in 1922 -- including three beautiful, ambitious actresses; the ruthless founder of Paramount locked in a struggle for control of the film industry; a grasping stage mother; a devoted vale

Oct 20, 2014
To keep time by Massey, Joseph.

To keep time

Oct 17, 2014
Tom Cruise - Anatomy of an Actor by Nicholson, Amy

Tom Cruise - Anatomy of an Actor

Oct 17, 2014
Top 10 of everything 2015 by Terry, Paul, 1978- author.

Top 10 of everything 2015

Oct 22, 2014
Tractor-trailer truck driver training by Adams, Alice

Tractor-trailer truck driver training

Oct 22, 2014
Trim the tree - Christmas ornaments to stitch - 55 handmade designs by

Trim the tree - Christmas ornaments to stitch - 55 handmade designs

When you look at your Christmas tree, which ornaments stand out the most? Chances are it's those that were handmade, either by you or by a loved one. The best things about handmade ornaments are the memories that come with them. This year, why not create more memories by hand making the ornaments in this book? You can make them as gifts or get the whole family involved, spending the afternoon crafting. The book includes 53 designs across a wide variety, from traditional to whimsical, for the ver

Oct 20, 2014
Twelve recipes by Peternell, Cal, author.

Twelve recipes

A cookbook and kitchen manual filled with photos and drawings offers basic techniques and essential recipes that transform standard ingredients--including eggs, beans, and pasta--into simple, elegant dishes.

Oct 22, 2014
Ukulele 101 - the fun and easy ukulele method by Rones, Kevin.

Ukulele 101 - the fun and easy ukulele method

Oct 22, 2014
Un-agoraphobic - overcome anxiety, panic attacks, and agoraphobia for good - a step-by-step plan by Mathew, Hal.

Un-agoraphobic - overcome anxiety, panic attacks, and agoraphobia for good - a step-by-step plan

"A wonderfully comprehensive, step-by-step self-help program for overcoming agoraphobia and panic attacks"--

Oct 22, 2014
Under cover of the night - a true story of sex, greed, and murder by Fanning, Diane, author.

Under cover of the night - a true story of sex, greed, and murder

Oct 20, 2014
Under this beautiful dome - a senator, a journalist, and the politics of gay love in America by Mutchler, Terry, author.

Under this beautiful dome - a senator, a journalist, and the politics of gay love in America

""One of the greatest love stories I have ever heard played out right here, under this beautiful dome. But it was a secret. Penny and Terry just wanted what so many people want-to express their love through marriage." -Illinois Representative Ann Williams Under This Beautiful Dome tells the true story of journalist Terry Mutchler's secret five-year relationship with Penny Severns, an Illinois State Senator who mentored Barack Obama. Forced to engage in an elaborate ruse to keep their relationshi

Oct 16, 2014
United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough by Kane, Adrienne.

United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough

Oct 20, 2014
Unlikely heroes - 37 inspiring stories of courage and heart from the animal kingdom by Holland, Jennifer S., author.

Unlikely heroes - 37 inspiring stories of courage and heart from the animal kingdom

Thirty-seven stories of acts of animal heroism, including a pod of dolphins that shielded a group of swimmers from a great white shark and a feral male cat who risked everything to protect a kitten in a tornado.

Oct 16, 2014
Vegan holiday cooking from Candle Cafe - celebratory menus and recipes from New York's premier plant-based restaurants by Pierson, Joy, author.

Vegan holiday cooking from Candle Cafe - celebratory menus and recipes from New York's premier plant-based restaurants

"Acclaimed vegan restaurants Candle Cafe and Candle 79 present a collection of plant-based recipes for year-round holidays including Lunar New Year, Valentine's Day, Easter, Cinco de Mayo, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Passover, and Christmas"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 16, 2014
Walter Lippmann - public economist by Goodwin, Craufurd D. W.

Walter Lippmann - public economist

Oct 22, 2014
War dogs - tales of canine heroism, history, and love by Frankel, Rebecca, author.

War dogs - tales of canine heroism, history, and love

"Under the cover of night, deep in the desert of Afghanistan, a US Army handler led a Special Forces patrol with his military working dog. Without warning an insurgent popped up, his weapon raised. At the handler's command, the dog charged their attacker. There was the flash of steel, the blur of fur, and the sound of a single shot; the handler watched his dog take a bullet. During the weeks it would take the dog to heal, the handler never left its side. The dog had saved his life. Loyal and cou

Oct 17, 2014
Werner Herzog - a guide for the perplexed by Cronin, Paul, author.

Werner Herzog - a guide for the perplexed

An invaluable set of career-length interviews with the German genius hailed by Francois Truffaut as "the most important film director alive" Most of what we've heard about Werner Herzog is untrue. The sheer number of false rumors and downright lies disseminated about the man and his films is truly astonishing. Yet Herzog's body of work is one of the most important in postwar European cinema. His international breakthrough came in 1973 with 'Aguirre, The Wrath of God, ' in which Klaus Kinski play

Oct 22, 2014
What to bake & how to bake it by Hornby, Jane, author.

What to bake & how to bake it

What to Bake and How to Bake It is the ultimate cookbook for amateur bakers looking to master the classics and expand their repertoires. Each of the 50 delicious and accessible recipes is accompanied by photographs of the ingredients, a clear image of every step and a stunning finished dish shot, ensuring foolproof results every time. Every element of the bakers craft is covered, from everyday cakes and cookies to special occasion breads and pastries.

Oct 20, 2014
What we won - America's secret war in Afghanistan, 1979-89 by Riedel, Bruce O., author.

What we won - America's secret war in Afghanistan, 1979-89

Oct 17, 2014
Whiskey distilled - a populist guide to the water of life by Greene, Heather, author.

Whiskey distilled - a populist guide to the water of life

Oct 20, 2014